News Release

Ottawa County Community Foundation announces scholarship recipients

MINNEAPOLIS, Kan.— The Ottawa County Community Foundation has awarded $14,000 in scholarships to area students for the upcoming academic year.

  • The John and Olive L. Cornellisson Scholarship is for graduating seniors of a USD 239 or USD 240 high school who are pursuing further education in the areas of agriculture or vocational training. Previous recipients are also eligible to apply. Gabriel Hueser and Isaiah Vignery, both of Minneapolis; Mallorie Church, Tescott; and Weston Schrader, Wells, each received this scholarship.

More information about the foundation’s scholarship program can be found at